These distinctive collectible lapel pins are created by hand in the USA. They are hand modeled in clay by noted sculptors, then individually cast in the finest quality pewter. Whether you are a novice or true collector, you will appreciate the artistic value & quality in each piece. We have selected as part of our collection, pins that celebrate our great state of Michigan. The Black Bear is the only species of bear found in Michigan. Almost 90% of our Black Bears live in the Upper Peninsula forestland.